Tag Archives: Patrick Bruders

Part Two of Down’s IV is streaming now!

Posted by on May 6, 2014

If we have to tell you about Down, then you probably shouldn’t be reading Metal Insider. Nearly two years after the band’s first-ever EP, Down IV Part 1 – The Purple EP, the Phil Anselmo-led band will be releasing Down IV – Part II this coming Tuesday (13).  And while it’s taken two years for an EP, […]

Read more

Kirk Windstein Calls Split With Down Amicable, While Bobby Landgraf Confirms Joining The Band

Posted by on October 3, 2013

Fans are still surprised following Kirk Windstein’s sudden departure from Down to focus on Crowbar. The move lead many to wonder whether there was drama following the split, especially considering that bassist Patrick Bruders was staying in Down rather than returning to Crowbar with Windstein. That’s lead to Windstein to set the record straight and […]

Read more

Crowbar announce new bassist, as Kirk Windstein leaves Down

Posted by on October 1, 2013

It was announced a few weeks ago that Crowbar bassist Patrick Bruders was leaving the band, presumably to concentrate on his bass duties in sludge supergroup Down. Now, as Crowbar announce their new bassist, vocalist/guitarist Kirk Windstein has decided to exit Down to concentrate on Crowbar, Apparently, Honky guitarist Bobby Ed Landgraf is now playing guitar in […]

Read more

Melvins added to Housecore Horror Film Festival upon Crowbar’s exit

Posted by on September 25, 2013

Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Film Festival is just around the corner, so now probably wasn’t the best time to have a band pull out. Unfortunately, Crowbar had to cancel, with reasoning left unmentioned leaving us to only hypothesize regarding the recent string of events surrounding the band. But not to be defeated, Anselmo has lined up […]

Read more

Crowbar bassist Patrick Bruders quits the band

Posted by on September 3, 2013

Patrick Bruders, bassist for Crowbar, has officially resigned from the band, according to Crowbar’s Facebook page. It’s unclear at this point whether this means that he’ll also be leaving Down, the Phil Anselmo-led band that he’s been in with Crowbar’s Kirk Windstein since 2011. In the same statement that Bruders had quit, the band also […]

Read more

Video: Down Rejoined By Rex Brown Onstage

Posted by on September 20, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nu7arAggj8[/youtube] It took a while for Down to confirm that Rex Brown had parted ways with the group. And even after the bassist left, the exact reasoning behind the split seemed to differ depending on who you asked.  However, Down proved that there was no bad blood Tuesday night (September 19) in Dallas when they […]

Read more

Kirk Windstein Breaks Up Crowbar At 30,000 Feet? [Updated]

Posted by on July 16, 2012

It’s a testament to the speed of social media when you a band member can effectively break up a band with one posting on their Facebook page before the label hears about it. Apparently, the band was on a flight back from Belgium, where they played yesterday (15), when something shady went down on the […]

Read more